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Pokémon Club Meets Tomorrow at Lane Library!

McGuffey teacher Matt Metzler will begin hosting our Pokémon Trading Card Game Club tomorrow from 2-4 pm. These meetings will be held in the Oxford Lane Library’s upstairs Havighurst Meeting Room, and the club is open to all ages community-wide … Continue reading

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Staff Updates for 2016-17

Summer Greetings! We hope you are having as great a summer as we are at McGuffey. Teachers and staff have been doing all kinds of organizing, rearranging, curriculum work, and… interviewing terrific applicants for our job openings. Getting to choose … Continue reading

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2016 Egg Drop

At the Last Day of School Potluck, Wednesday, May 25, we will hold our annual Egg Drop. This is a tradition at McGuffey that goes back decades! Prior to the last day of school, students will spend time at home … Continue reading

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Read-A-Thon is underway!

The Read-A-Thon is here and McGuffey’s students are excited about it! The Read-a-Thon is an annual event where, for two weeks, we celebrate the joy of the written word and encourage our students to read, or be read to. We … Continue reading

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Congratulations Matt!

We are pleased to share that Matt completed the Lower Elementary Montessori certification in December. We are grateful for all the time he put into this important training over nine months, especially the time he put in alongside his first year of teaching … Continue reading

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Click for McGuffey When You Shop Amazon

As you do your holiday shopping, please remember to use the McGuffey Amazon.com link. Simply start your session by clicking the Amazon logo in the upper right-hand corner of any page on the McGuffey website. This will take you straight … Continue reading

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Two More Montessori-Certified Teachers at McGuffey!

Congratulations to Kris Jacobson and Mark Radlinski on their recent completion of their respective Montessori diploma programs! Kris received her diploma in Lower Elementary (Ages 6-9), and Mark received his diploma in Upper Elementary (Ages 9-12). They both put a great deal of … Continue reading

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Sales Tax Holiday in Ohio

The state of Ohio will be enacting a sales tax holiday beginning on Friday, August 7th, and running through Sunday, August 9th. During this holiday, the following items are exempt from sales and use tax: Clothing priced at $75 per … Continue reading

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Join us on Saturday for Building and Grounds Work!

Tomorrow (Saturday, August 1), McGuffey will be having a spontaneous and informal Building and Grounds Day from 11 am – 2 pm. If you are interested in logging some Family Work Hours, stop by for all or part of this … Continue reading

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School Supply Lists Now Available

Supply Lists are ready for the 2015-16 school year. Each student will have a combination of community and personal items that need to be purchased. Please note that these items differ depending on your child’s classroom, so each classroom has … Continue reading

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